The Nairobi Peace Talks
The NCIC Chairperson, Hon. Francis Ole Kaparo, on 12th November 2015 led a team of Commissioners and NCIC staff to a peace forum dubbed ‘Nairobi Peace Talks’ at the United Nations Complex in Gigiri. The Chair was accompanied by the Vice Chairperson, Cmmr Irene Wanyoike, Dr. Sellah King’oro (Asst. Director Research, Policy and Planning) and Ms Rosemary Were (Senior Admin. Officer).
Themed ‘I Contribute to Peace’, the event organised in collaboration with InterPeace brought together diverse speakers who shared their personal stories, experiences and commitments to peace. The distinguished speakers in attendance were among others, Mr. Abbas Gullet, Secretary General Kenya Red Cross, Ms Josephine Kulea, Women and Children Rights Activist and Mr. Yusuf Hassan, Legislator and Advocate for tolerance.
The event provided a platform for individuals to share personal experiences and unique contributions to peace building, as well as forge workable partnerships for peace promotion.